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Andre Briollay

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1947 - 463

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1947 from France. Very late flowering. Fruits are firm with a subacid flavour.

Accession name
Andre Briollay
Flowering time  ›››
29th May10% flowering
3rd JuneFull (80%) flowering
9th June90% petal fall
Picking time
Late October 1
Size
small 1
Shape
Flat 1
Ribbing
strong 1
Crown
strong 1
Ground Colour
Yellow 1
Over Colour Amount
absent 1
Russet
low 1
Greasiness
Strong 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
White 1


References:
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register